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Master of Public Health’s call for applications

The Master of Public Health (MPH/James P Grant School of Public Health) is calling for applications for the academic year of 2016-17.

In January 2005, James P Grant School of Public Health initiated its MPH programme with the aim of developing public health leaders. MPH is a veritable “global classroom” with over half of its students and faculty originating from other countries, a gender ratio that is equally balanced, and a rich diversity of professional, academic and social backgrounds.

Since its inception, more than 300 hundred students have participated in the MPH program from different corners of the globe such as South Asia, Southeast Asia, Africa, Australia, North and South Americas, and Europe.

The MPH curriculum is structured to maximize learning around the health problems faced by communities in rural and urban areas. This includes extensive field-based instructions complemented by interactive classroom based work in teams.

Faculty members are from reputed international universities, institutions and research centres, which including Harvard University, Heidelberg University, Stanford University and the World Bank. Graduates of this MPH program have moved on to work for their respective governments, national and/or international NGOs, universities, research organizations and donor and UN agencies

The MPH has gained global recognition for its innovative approach, and was featured by the World Health Organization Bulletin in 2007 as one of the six top leading Schools of Public Health in the region.

Note the key dates for the next MPH Programme:
-> Application deadline for international students is 31 August, 2015;
-> After primary scrutiny of the applicants, admission test schedule will be provided;
-> The next MPH batch will start in the last week of January, 2016.

Apply online through the following webs or

For inquiries and information;
[Tel. +88 (02) 9827501-4 Ext: 6034; 0]

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